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Flood Warning
Issued: 3:10 AM CDT Mar. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Cannon river at Northfield.
* Until further notice.
* At 2:30 am Wednesday the stage was 898.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 897.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 898.9 feet by
early Sunday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 899.5 feet... water reaches top of wall on east side of
town near dam, as well as west side downstream of dam below
froggy's.
* Impact... at 899.0 feet... Laird stadium at Carleton College begins to
flood; west gymnasium threatened.
* Impact... at 897.5 feet... flood waters reach Carleton College soccer
fields. Babcock Park north of downtown begins to flood.
* Impact... at 897.0 feet... water backs up into businesses along river
in downtown Northfield. Riverwalk on west side of town begins to
flood.


Lat... Lon 4443 9322 4450 9314 4453 9302 4450 9302 4445 9312 4441 9318




310 am CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River near Hastings l/d 2.
* From late Saturday night until further notice.
* At 2:30 am Wednesday the stage was 8.7 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
continue to rise to near 18.3 feet by early Wednesday morning.
Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 19.0 feet... flood waters begin to affect eastern
portions of Hastings.


Lat... Lon 4482 9286 4473 9266 4463 9279 4469 9298




310 am CDT Wed Mar 20 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Minnesota river at Savage.
* From Thursday evening until further notice.
* At 2:00 am Wednesday the stage was 697.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 702.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
to rise to near 711.0 feet by early Wednesday morning. Additional
rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 710.5 feet... flood waters begin to back up Eagle Creek
and block the Highway 101 frontage Road.
* Impact... at 710.0 feet... protection of city sanitary sewers may be
necessary.
* Impact... at 705.0 feet... flood waters begin to impact the park Road
at Fort Snelling State Park.
* Impact... at 702.0 feet... barge loading stops at Port Cargill, and
other flood prevention measures are begun. Water begins to impact
Black Dog Road in Burnsville.
* Impact... at 700.0 feet... flood waters begin to cover trails at Fort
Snelling State Park as well as low parts on the Bloomington Ferry
bridge trail just east of US 169.


Lat... Lon 4482 9359 4485 9332 4494 9318 4481 9314 4473 9342 4475 9354




913 PM CDT Tue Mar 19 2019

... The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at St. Paul.
* From Sunday afternoon until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 6.7 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Sunday afternoon and continue
to rise to near 16.8 feet by Tuesday evening. Additional rises are
possible thereafter.
* Impact... at 17.5 feet... Harriet Island begins to become submerged.
* Impact... at 14.0 feet... portions of the Lilydale park area begin to
experience flooding.
* Impact... at 13.3 feet... water begins to encroach on water St.


Lat... Lon 4494 9318 4501 9306 4482 9286 4469 9298